Call for Applications: 2019 Mama Cash Grant Program

Deadline: 31 March 2019, 11:59 pm CEST

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Applications are open for 2019 Mama Cash Grant program to support women, girls, trans people and intersex people who fight for their rights.

Themes

  • Money (economic justice)
    • Mama Cash makes grants to women’s, girls’, trans people’s and intersex people’s organisations and initiatives working on:
      • Labour rights
      • Environmental justice
  • Voice
    • Mama Cash makes grants to women’s, girls’, trans people’s and intersex people’s organisations and initiatives working on:
      • Accessing and Redistributing Power – Political Participation
      • Shifting Stereotypes through Arts and Media
  • Body
    • Mama Cash makes grants to women’s, girls’, trans people’s and intersex people’s organisations and initiatives working towards:
      • Reproductive justice
      • Changing sex, sexuality and gender norms
      • Reframing and ending violence

Eligibility

  • Mama Cash supports groups and initiatives that:
    • Work from a feminist and/or women’s rights perspective
    • Are self-led by the women, girls, trans people and/or intersex they serve
    • Have the promotion of women’s, girls’, trans people and/or intersex people’s human rights as their primary mission, and not just as the focus of part of their programmes
    • Push for structural and fundamental change
    • Focus on issues that are under-addressed and/or contested
  • Mama Cash supports groups that work on:
    • Forced sterilisation of women living with HIV and AIDS
    • Exclusion of Indigenous women from decision making over their land
    • Labour rights of women, trans and intersex people in sex, domestic or industrial work
    • Rights to water, food, and a clean, safe, and healthy environment
    • Confronting legal and social discrimination against lesbian and bisexual women, or against migrant and refugee women
    • Sexual rights of women, girls, trans and intersex people living with disabilities
    • Decision-making for girls and older women (65+) about their lives (education, health, relationships)
    • Political and public participation for women, girls, trans people or intersex from ethnic or religious minorities

For more information and how to apply, visit: https://www.mamacash.org/en/apply-for-a-grant-1